Global Agency announces new sales for rom-com series ‘Daydreamer’
Global Agency has also closed sales for the rom-com series in Vietnam, India, and Israel, among others.
Synamedia report: Knockout blow for sports piracy requires incentives and deterrents
Synamedia has published a report in a bid to fight sports piracy with research conducted by Ampere Analysis that helps sports rights owners and pay-TV providers to combat streaming piracy.
Tencent Video signs co-production deals with three major European studios for Tencent Kids original shows
Zeilt, Sixteen South, and Silvergate Media have all formed co-production deals with leading Chinese SVOD platform, Tencent Video.
BBC Studios announces deal with Discovery Inc. for ‘Top Gear’ catalogue in Japan
BBC Studios and Discovery Inc. have announced an agreement where ‘Top Gear’ season 2-28 will be aired on Discovery’s premium video streaming service in Japan, Dplay.
CNN, Hyundai Motor Company embark on a new campaign exploring innovations in transport and mobility
CNN International Commercial is set to deliver a mix of advertising, branded content, and sponsorship solutions to bring to life Hyundai’s vision of human-centered mobility.
Meet the K-drama stars of the new series ‘Kairos’ on #TwitterBlueroom Live before its premiere
#TwitterBlueroom, live streams that have been drawing the attention of K-pop fans around the world, will now feature K-Drama.
TBS, Sony Pictures Television sign global distribution and format agreement for ‘Time Is Money’
Tokyo Broadcasting System and Sony Pictures Television have reached a global distribution and format agreement for ‘Time Is Money – The Celebrity Lifehack Show’.
‘Lion Dance’ is a rising star in the international film market
The short film ‘Lion Dance’ by Iron Fan Studio of Winsing Animation has won a string of international awards.
A+E Networks International, Element 8 Entertainment scripted co-production ‘Miss Scarlet and the Duke’ boasts ratings success in Australia, UK
A+E Networks International and Element 8 Entertainment’s 19th-century crime drama is set to debut in the U.S. as part of the Masterpiece 50th Season on PBS.
TeamTO acquires TV, film, and licensing rights to graphic fantasy novel ‘NINN’
TeamTO is creating its first limited series for 7+ target.
all3media international signs first collaboration with Nutopia, securing distribution to ‘A World of Calm’
A ground-breaking series from Jane Root’s acclaimed production company, ‘A World of Calm’ takes viewers on an immersive journey designed to soothe the mind, led by A-list narrators.
Flame Distribution inks sales with South Korean broadcaster, multiple SVODs in China
Flame Distribution announced that it has secured several sales agreements in South Korea and China on a selection of the company’s unscripted series and specials.
Asian storytelling, reimagined: New genres, fresh opportunities for Asian creators at the Singapore Media Festival 2020
The annual Singapore Media Festival promises a vibrant showcase of physical and digital offerings uncovering the latest trends and innovative media content.
Winsing Animation joins the 2020 China Licensing Expo
Winsing Animation announced that it will be joining the 2020 China Licensing Expo where they will feature animations such as ‘GG Bond’, ‘GOGOBUS’, and the new IP ‘Team S.T.E.A.M.!’
Nippon TV unveils first-ever anime department and promotes Kako Kuwahara to EVP and head of department
The first global title to be launched as a part of Nippon TV’s new department is the award-winning “TSUKIMICHI -Moonlit Fantasy-“
Abacus Media Rights appoints distribution sales expert Hana Palmer as Head of Sales
Abacus Media Rights announced the appointment of Hana Palmer as the company’s Head of Sales.
ABP News rings in the Bihar Elections with iconic show, ‘Poll Khol’
ABP News announced another new season of ‘Poll Khol’ hosted by veteran Bollywood actor Shekhar Suman.
Hotstar launches in Singapore with exclusive streaming of the Dream11 IPL 2020 Playoffs and Final
Hotstar collaborates with StarHub on its Indian+ pack with StarHub TV+.
Mo-Sys launches radical new design for camera gyro-stabilisation
The Mo-Sys G30 provides universal support with very high-performance stabilisation and movement.a
BBC Studios, Bilibili sign new content sales and production agreement to bring the best of BBC to China
BBC Studios and Bilibili announced today a multi-year strategic cooperation agreement to enhance the platform’s premium BBC Studios content.
Netflix picks up Philippine adaptation of ‘Descendants of the Sun’ aired on GMA Network
GMA Network announced that starting 13 November, the Philippine adaptation of ‘Descendants of the Sun’ can be streamed on Netflix Philippines.
Netflix action-thriller ‘6 Underground’ becomes the first movie to receive a rebate for outsourcing its visual effects to Malaysia
The Netflix action-thriller movie starring Ryan Reynolds ‘6 Underground’ is the first movie to receive a 30% subsidy under the Film In Malaysia Incentive for post-production visual effects.
Ideal Systems powers cloud-based remote productions across Asia with Dejero’s reliable connectivity solutions
In-cloud ‘pop-up’ matches for Malaysian Football League latest live production to benefit from Dejero’s Smart Blending Technology.
Star Stable Entertainment partners with animation studio Ferly for short-form series adaptation of ‘Mistfall’
Ferly and Star Stable Entertainment have unveiled their co-production and development partnership on the animated short-form series ‘Mistfall.’
Rainmaker Content appoints head of sales confirming expanded sales and operations team
Rainmaker Content announced that it has appointed Karen Wise as the Head of Sales, together with Caroline Clarke as the company’s Sales Consultant for Asia, and Colin Kiely as the Director of Operations and Digital Distribution.
Australia’s Nine Network, Taiwan’s Chunghwa Telecom set to broadcast Sonar’s eSports sci-fi series – ‘Interface’
The sci-fi series ‘Interface’ will be broadcast on Australia’s Channel 9 and Chunghwa Telecom’s SVOD service, MOD.
Celestial Tiger Entertainment announces its first original production on Thrill – ‘Model Family’
This suspense-thriller series from Celestial Tiger Entertainment is directed by famous Malaysian director Adrian Teh.
Yellow, Black and White to premiere ‘Sherlock: The Russian Chronicles’ at MIPCOM 2020
Yellow, Black and White announced the global premiere of ‘Sherlock: The Russian Chronicles’ with its first episode screening at MIPCOM 2020.
The HISTORY Channel greenlights new nonfiction series ‘Great Escapes with Morgan Freeman’ (working title) as part of A+E Networks MIPCOM upfront
Hosted by Freeman and produced by his production company Revelations Entertainment, the series showcases history’s greatest prison escapes.
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